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Trois-Rivières’ new directors

(Posted on 04/10/18)

The Trois-Rivières Port Authority (TRPA) has announced the appointments of Ms. Véronique Néron and Mr. Pierre Ducharme to its Board of Directors. These new directors were appointed for three-year terms by Her Excellency the Governor General in Council.

The Port of Trois-Rivières offers a wide range of facilities and services to the maritime industry throughout the year. The Port is an important player in regional, national and international economic development for major industrial sectors such as the aluminum industry, forestry and agri-food.

As member of the Barreau du Québec since 1998, Me Véronique Néron specializes in business law as well as civil and commercial litigation. In addition to her practice, she also practises in real estate law, construction law and human rights law. Recognized by her peers, Ms. Néron has also given several conferences in her various fields of expertise. Actively involved in her community, Ms. Néron also sits as a director in various organizations in the region.

Mr. Pierre Ducharme holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Université Laval and a master's degree in Project Management from the Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières. He is a member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec and since 1981, has worked primarily in the chemical and explosive products sector for Olin. He is currently Regional Director of Canadian Operations for Olin Canada ULC. Very active in the community and in his field of expertise, he currently chairs the Board of Directors of the Chemical Industry Association of Canada.

“It is with great pleasure that we welcome Ms. Néron and Mr. Ducharme to the Board of Directors. Their varied and consolidated experience will be undeniable assets for the organization, which will soon begin to deploy its On Course for 2030 plan.”, said Danielle St-Amand, Chair of the TRPA's Board of Directors.

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